Bowers Gifford & District

Events

Our up-coming events are listed here in date order. These will be general branch meetings and specific group meetings or outings as arranged by each co-ordinator.

Our monthly meeting is on the 4th Wednesday of each month, from 2-4pm, at The Benbow Club, Pound Lane, Bowers Gifford. We generally have a guest speaker, and use this event to interact with each other and discuss items of relevance.


Dates for your Diary
Meetings
Wed Jun 26th Our monthly general meeting today. No guest speaker, but Derek will be hosting one of his quizzes. An entertaining afternoon, with some spot prizes along the way.
Wed Jul 24th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Joan Williams, telling us about 'Western Australia and beyond'.
Wed Aug 28th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Ian Currie, a TV weatherman. He will be talking about 'Weather Lore - Fact or Fiction'.
Wed Sep 25th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Graham Mee, of the RSPB. His subject matter is 'Nature Reserves - our last sanctuaries'.
Wed Oct 23rd Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Mel Rees, an author, who will be telling us about 'My Family and Other Setbacks'.
Wed Nov 27th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Mark Lewis, a goldsmith, telling us about the history of hallmarking.
Wed Dec 18th Our monthly general meeting today. Guest speaker will be Ray Spiller, talking about the Number 1 records at Christmas.
Outings
Sun Jul 7th We are organising a day coach trip to Aldeburgh and Southwold. Pick up at the Gun at 9am, approximate return 8pm.
Wed Jul 10th A theatre outing today, to see the musical '9 to 5' - £32.50 plus coach (approx. £15). Bookings for this event are now closed.
Social Events
Sat Jun 1st Rose is hosting a quiz at The Benbow Club tonight. Tables of up to 5 persons, £4 each. Contact Rose for tickets.
Other Events
Wed May 29th This month, the Local History group will be visiting Ingatestone Hall, meeting there at 12 noon. Entry is £6 per person. Contact Elaine for further detail.
Fri May 31st There is no card-making group this month.
Wed Jun 5th The Walking Strollers group will be meeting today - venue to be decided. Contact Val Pini for further detail.
Wed Jun 5th The Evening Scrabble group will be meeting at Ann's at 7.00pm.
Wed Jun 5th The Rummikub group will be meeting today at Ann's - 1.30pm.